The full-time National Hockey League referee qualified for his first U.S. Open via the Roswell, Ga., sectional. He posted 2-under 142 on Ansley Golf Club's Settindown Creek Course to share medalist honors with Tour player Michael Hebert. Rank just completed his second full season as a referee, working 73 regular-season and three postseason games, including one as an alternate linesman during the Columbus/Washington first-round series. He is a three-time Canadian Mid-Amateur champion who was the runner-up to Nathan Smith in the 2012 U.S. Mid-Amateur. Also a two-time semifinalist with partner Patrick Christovich in the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball. Tied for 77th in the 2016 RBC Canadian Open, a PGA Tour event. Teamed with current European Tour player Austin Connelly in the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto. Has overcome testicular cancer.

U.S. Open Record
2018 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 83-75 +18 MC

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